Essentials of research methods in health, physical education, exercise science, and recreation (Book, 2008) [Alabama State University Library]
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Essentials of research methods in health, physical education, exercise science, and recreation

Essentials of research methods in health, physical education, exercise science, and recreation

Author: Kris E Berg; Richard Wayne Latin
Publisher: Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3. edView all editions and formats
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Provides the information and skills needed to write effective research proposals and theses; read, assess, interpret, and apply published research; and, understand how to conduct basic studies in  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kris E Berg; Richard Wayne Latin
ISBN: 078177036X 9780781770361
OCLC Number: 938425044
Description: xvii, 332 s. : illustrations
Contents: PrefaceAcknowledgments Part I Introductory Concepts Chapter 1: Introduction to ResearchChapter 2: Ethics in Human Subject Research Part II Research Writing Chapter 3: Getting Started: Information RetrievalChapter 4: The Research Paper and ProposalChapter 5: Completing the Research Paper: Results, Discussion, Conclusion, and ReferencesChapter 6: Research Writing Part III Statistics Chapter 7: Basic Statistical ConceptsChapter 8: Central Tendency, Variability, and the Normal CurveChapter 9: Probability and Hypothesis TestingChapter 10: Relationships and PredictionsChapter 11: Comparing Mean ScoresChapter 12: Selected Nonparametric Statistics Part IV Measurement and Research Design Chapter 13: Measurement and Data Collection ConceptsChapter 14: Experimental Validity and ControlChapter 15: Experimental Research and DesignsChapter 16: Nonexperimental or Descriptive ResearchChapter 17: Qualitative Research Methods Part V Quality Control and Application of Research Chapter 18: Quality Control in ResearchChapter 19: Assessment and Application of ResearchAppendix A: Statistics TablesAppendix B: Answers to Statistics ExercisesAppendix C: Sample Consent Form and Sample LettersGlossaryReferences and Suggested ReadingsIndex
Responsibility: Kris E. Berg, Richard W. Latin.
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